The Bar Council of India is responsible for legal education in India. It has set a high academic standard of judicial studies in terms of classroom teaching methods, practical training programs and skills, argument sessions, court visits and legal aid work for law aspirants.
There are numerous entrance exams conducted on All India basis as well as individually by institutes or universities to provide admissions to different law colleges and law universities in India.
The different entrance exams for admission in to Law:
1. CLAT : (Common Law Admission Test)
The Common Law Admission Test 2012 (CLAT 2012) 2010 will be conducted for admission to the undergraduate programme at eleven National Law Universities and also for the post-graduate programme (LL.M) for admission to NLSIU, NALSAR, NLIU, WBNUJS, HNLU, GNLU, RMLNLU and RGNUL.
2. LAWCET: (Andhra Pradesh Law Common Entrance Test)
The Andhra Pradesh Law Common Entrance Test(LAWCET) will be conducted by Sri Venkateswara University (SVU),Tirupati on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) for admissions into 3 year LL.B./B.L. and 5 year LL.B./B.L.
3. AILET: (All India Law Entrance Test)
All India Law Entrance Test (AILET ) is conducted to take admission into undergraduate and postgraduate courses in law offered by National Law University ( NLU), Delhi.
4. RULET: (Rajasthan University LLB Entrance Test)
University of Rajasthan conducts Rajasthan University LLB Entrance Test RULET for admission into the first-year of the five-year undergraduate integrated B A LLB programme, offered in the University and its various constituent colleges.
5. KLSAT: (KIIT Law School Admission Test)
KLSAT is an entrance examination conducted by KIIT Law School conducts for admission to its undergraduate Law courses like BA LLB, BBA LLB, BSc LLB.
6. AMU Law Entrance Exam: (Aligarh Muslim University Law Entrance Exam)
Aligarh Muslim University Law Entrance Exam conducted by Aligarh Muslim University for admission in to the LLB course.
7. ILICAT: (Indian Law Institute Common Admission Test)
Indian Law Institute Common Admission Test (ILI CAT) is conducted by Indian Law Institute, New Delhi for admission to its LLM program.
8. KLEE: (Kerala Law Entrance Exam)
Kerala Law Entrance Examination is conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, ThiruvananthapuramThe for admission into various courses like 5 year L.L.B course, 3 year L.L.B course and 2 year L.L.M course.
9. LSAT: (Law School Admission Test)
LSAT—India is a standardized test adopted by Law School Admission Council, USA (LSAC) specifically as an admission criteria by multiple law colleges across India for admission to the three-year Bachelor of Laws(LL.B.) degree programme and the five-year B.A.,LL.B. degree programme.